We are pleased to announce that McQuaid Engineering Ltd will be exhibiting at Ireland’s Construction and Quarrying Machinery Show!  Visit us on Stand 25 at Punchestown Event centre on the 21st and 22nd June 2019.


CQMS brings together the industry leaders in construction and quarrying with a showcase of new machinery on offer in Ireland. McQuaid Engineering will have a selection from our range of hydraulic and mechanical excavator attachments on display, and you will have the opportunity to chat to our friendly and knowledgeable team about your requirements.


Our unparalleled industry knowledge, top quality manufacturing and in-house parts stock and servicing capability, means that buying a McQuaid attachment ensures reduced downtime for maintenance and service, along with maximum productivity on site for your teams.


Some of what you can expect to see at CQMS:

Selector Grab

McQuaid Engineering demolition and sorting grabs are suitable for use in demolition, recycling, sorting and reclamation applications.  The selector grabs are equipped with endless 360-degree hydraulic rotation for accurate positioning and ease of operation.  The perforated jaws give a full view of the materials being handled. Renowned for their sturdy construction, McQuaid selector grabs are widely acknowledged as among the best on the market today.

Get more information on our range of selector grabs here.


Mechanical Grapple

The McQuaid range of Mechanical Grapples is the ideal excavator attachment for land clearance, skip sorting and general forestry work. Our grapples are designed to be used in place of the machines own bucket. No additional circuitry or hydraulics are required for the grapple as it uses the excavator link arm and cylinder to create movement. As the bucket cylinder is opened or closed, the jaws are opened or closed to grab carry or load.

Get more information on our range of mechanical grapples here.


Block Grab

At McQuaid Engineering we offer both single lift and double lift block grabs. Our block grabs are suitable for handling all types of concrete products, such as concrete slabs, kerb stones and paving blocks. They can be used with cranes, forklift trucks, telehandlers and excavators. McQuaid block grabs are fully certified and can be used for handling common building packs of blocks, bricks and kerbs up to a SWL of 2200kg.

Get more information on our range of block grabs here.